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Faculty Senate

School of Medicine


 Faculty Senate


 General Information

The Faculty Senate consists of elected representatives from each department of the School.  The Faculty Senate reviews and recommends changes to the Rules of the School of Medicine and takes the lead in decisions concerning faculty evaluation procedures, the medical curriculum, research programs, professionalism, and other academic matters.

Members of the Faculty Senate are elected by the departments and serve two-year terms.  Each department of the School of Medicine elects one member for every forty faculty members holding the rank of Instructor or above, with each department entitled to at least one member.  All members of the Executive Faculty at all affiliated institutions are eligible for election.

The Faculty Senate meets on the third Tuesday of each month, from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., on the Anschutz Medical Campus, Academic Office 1 Building, E. Chester Ridgway Board Room (7th Floor).

 Faculty Officers

​2018/2019 Faculty Officers

President: David Raben, MD
Past-President: Kathleen Torkko, PhD
President-Elect: Nicole Draper, MD
Secretary: Christopher Kleck, MD4

 Meeting Information

2018/2019 Meeting Information

September 11, 2018
Minutes and Presentations

October 9, 2018
Minutes and Presentations​​

November 13, 2018
Minutes and Presentations

December 11, 2018

January 8, 2019
Minutes and Presentations

February 12, 2019
Minutes and Presentations​


 Faculty Senate Minutes (Previous Years)

 Faculty Senate Committees

Faculty Senate Committees

Faculty Senate Standing Committees               

Committee on Admissions
Curriculum Steering Committee
Student Promotions Committee​
Student Life Steering Committee
Student Research Committee
Graduate Medical Education Committee
Continuing Medical Education Committee
Dean’s Advisory Committee         
Faculty Promotions Committee (FPC)
Rules and Governance Committee
Committee on Clinical Appointments and Promotions
Council on Diversity

Institutional Standing Committees

Colorado Multiple Institutional Review Board
Committee on Ionizing Radiation

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
Institutional Biosafety Committee
Radioactive Drug Research Committee